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winter /'wint /
  • danh từ
    • mùa đông
      • in winter: về mùa đông
    • (th ca) năm, tuổi
      • a man of sixty winters: một người sáu mưi tuổi
    • (th ca) lúc tuổi già
      • to stand on winter's verge: sắp về già
  • tính từ
    • (thuộc) mùa đông
      • winter season: mùa đông
      • winter life: cuộc sống về mùa đông
      • winter quarters: ni đóng quân mùa đông
      • winter sleep: sự ngủ đông
  • nội động từ
    • trú đông, tránh rét
      • to winter in the south: tránh rét ở miền nam
    • qua đông (cây cỏ...)
    • ngoại động từ
      • đưa đi trú đông; đưa đi ăn cỏ để tránh rét
        • to winter the cattle: đưa vật nuôi đi tránh rét
    Concise Dictionary
    winters|wintered|wintering'wɪntə(r)
    noun
    +the coldest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the winter solstice to the vernal equinox
    verb
    +spend the winter
    Advanced English Dictionary
    noun, verb
    + noun [U, C] the coldest season of the year, between autumn/fall and spring: a mild / severe / hard winter + Our house can be very cold in (the) winter. + They worked on the building all through the winter. + We went to New Zealand last winter. + the winter months + a winter coat
    Idioms see DEAD n.
    + verb [V] [usually +adv./prep.] to spend the winter somewhere: Many British birds winter in Africa. + Increasing numbers of retired people are wintering abroad.
    Compare: OVERWINTER
    Collocation Dictionary
    noun

    ADJ.

    last, next, this (coming) | early, late, mid-
    (also
    midwinter)
    It was impossible to walk the route in midwinter.
    | bad, bitter, cold, hard, harsh, severe, terrible
    one of the worst winters we have ever had
    | bleak, dreary, grey | mild | wet | nuclear

    WINTER + NOUN

    conditions, temperature, weather | sun, sunlight, sunshine | cold | frost/frosts, rain/rains, snow | gale, wind | landscape, scene, sky
    the artist's bleak winter scene
    | solstice | term | break, holiday | garden | flower | crop | clothes, clothing, coat | collection, exhibition | Olympics, sports

    More information about SEASON

    SEASON:

    have ~
    Perhaps we will have a good summer this year.

    spend
    summer/winterI spent the winter indoors.

    ~ approach
    The days become shorter and temperatures drop as autumn approaches.

    ~ arrive, begin, come
    Autumn arrived early that year.

    winter

    sets in
    The aid must reach the refugees before winter sets in.

    summer/winter

    pass, wear on, (come to an) end
    As the summer wore on food became scarce.

    ~ months
    summer/winter
    period
    spring/summer/winter
    time (
    also
    springtime, etc.)
    The museum is open daily during the summer months. It was springtime and the slopes were ablaze with almond blossoms.

    ~ day/morning/night, etc.
    It's hard to sleep on hot summer nights.

    during/in (the) ~
    The wood is carpeted with bluebells in spring.

    over the
    summer/winterThe repairs will be carried out over the summer.

    through/throughout (the) ~
    The meat is salted so it keeps through the winter.

    for (the) ~
    She's gone to Ireland for the summer.

    the ~ of 2001, etc.
    The winter of 2001 was especially cold.

    a summer's/winter's day/morning/night, etc.
    a lazy summer's day

    all summer/winter long
    It rained all summer long.

    the height of summer the depths of winter
    He always wore a short-sleeved shirt, even in the depths of winter.


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